Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Microbiology Indonesia (Microbiol Indones), originally known as Jurnal Mikrobiologi  Indonesia, is the official journal published by the Indonesian Society for Microbiology (Perhimpunan Mikrobiologi Indonesia, PERMI).  Microbiology Indonesia provides a unique venue for publishing original researches in microbiology, and ensures that authors could reach the widest possible audience. Microbiol Indones publishes a wide range of research disciplines on bacteria, archaea, fungi, protozoa, and virus as well as biotechnology related to microbiology. Topics include (but are not limited to) methods in microbiology, environmental microbiology, food microbiology, plant-microbe interaction, animal-microbe interactions, microbial community, microbial genetics, virology, comparative and functional microbial genomics, and gene expression in microbes. Microbiol Indones is also supported by a number of internationally recognized editors and reviewers to ensure high quality of publication.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Editor in Chief will assign the manuscript to a corresponding section editor for further handling. The section editor will request at least two scientists to review the manuscript. Based on the comments from the revieweres, Section Editor, and Editor in Chief will make the decision on the manuscript.


Publication Frequency

Four times a year in March, June, September, and December


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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Journal History

Microbiology Indonesia (MI), originally known as Jurnal Mikrobiologi Indonesia(Indonesian Journal for Microbiology), is the official journal published by the Indonesian Society for Microbiology (www.permi.or.id). Since mid of year 2006 all articles have been written in English. The journal consist of microbiological research, especially in tropical microbiology work, and the applications of molecular biology as a powerful tool to explore microbial diversity.


Editorial Board Information


Accredited at "1st Rank" until October 2023

No. 030/E/KPT/2018

ISSN 1978-3477

e-ISSN 2087-8575


Patron : Siswa Setyahadi

Chief Editor: Debbie S Retnoningrum

Managing Editors: Is Helianti, Astutiati Nurhasanah

Electronic Editors: Iman Rusmana, Is Helianti

Business Manager: Diana Nuraini, Netty Widyastuti Sigit, Niknik Nurhayati


Editorial Board Members/Section Editors:

Antonius Suwanto

Brett Neilan

Debbie Soefie Retnoningrum

Kartini Kramadibrata

Maggy Thenawijaya Suhartono

Wellyzar Sjamsurizal

Dessy Natalia

Neung Tiaamroeng

Norio Kurosawa